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by XorA
Thu May 06, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: PiStorm
Replies: 25
Views: 725

Re: PiStorm

Derek_Stewart wrote:The project seems a good idea, as the Amiga A500 is hard to expand, so PiStorm look ideal, for Amiga A500 addon.


Not that hard, it has that big expansion slot on one side ;-)
by XorA
Wed May 05, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Sinclair QL Storage Solutions
Replies: 13
Views: 326

Re: Sinclair QL Storage Solutions

Probably should mention big games were once planned.

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by XorA
Wed May 05, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Sinclair QL (cross) development and emulation questions
Replies: 18
Views: 387

Re: Sinclair QL (cross) development and emulation questions

Being completely new to the ql, I have a few more questions; how accurate is emulation of the ql (cycle accurate or not, are there certain areas of the hardware that are worse emulated than others)? Is there an emulator that has a debugger and/or memory/instructions viewer? I can answer for uQlx/sQ...
by XorA
Tue May 04, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Tetroid Disc Interface and Flp1_
Replies: 18
Views: 904

Re: Tetroid Disc Interface and Flp1_

If the cable is connected the wrong way around this will ground all the Floppy Disc control lines and you will see the Drive LED constantly illuminated. From experience, incorrect connection does not damage the Disc Drive or Disc Interface, it just does not work. Yes, and in my experience so many c...
by XorA
Tue May 04, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: PiStorm
Replies: 25
Views: 725

Re: PiStorm

(I think there are Amiga folks that have the same concerns from comments I've read).


There has been a backlash against the Vampire FPGA for some of the same reasons too, its just not an Amiga is the common argument!
by XorA
Mon May 03, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?
Replies: 51
Views: 5416

Re: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?

XorA wrote:
Derek_Stewart wrote:A better solution would be sQLux, but no SMSQ/E ...


Maybe I should look into that :-D


Althoigh the uQlx license is troublesome from a code integration point of view!
by XorA
Mon May 03, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?
Replies: 51
Views: 5416

Re: QL on the Raspberry Pi...?

Derek_Stewart wrote:A better solution would be sQLux, but no SMSQ/E ...


Maybe I should look into that :-D
by XorA
Sat Apr 24, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: sQLux Windows (mingw64)
Replies: 18
Views: 984

Re: sQLux Windows (mingw64)

Peter wrote:
XorA wrote:Urrrrgh, yeah that would help wouldnt it! :-D

The procedure GetTickCount64 was not found.


Hmm, Microsoft says that it available from Vista onwards. I assume that is called by SDL so not something I can easilly fix for earlier OSes.
by XorA
Fri Apr 23, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Today I Received...
Replies: 435
Views: 56219

Re: Today I Received...

Now I should not need portable monitor for hacking retros.

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by XorA
Fri Apr 23, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: QL Emulation
Topic: sQLux Windows (mingw64)
Replies: 18
Views: 984

Re: sQLux Windows (mingw64)

Peter wrote:
XorA wrote:@Peter try this build.

Sorry didn't read the forum for a while. Wasn't the archive meant to include an executable?


Urrrrgh, yeah that would help wouldnt it! :-D

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